CLAUDIA Claudia, which is perhaps better known as Claudia and David, was an old time radio show based on a series of short stories written by Rose Franken and William Brown Meloney, which appeared in Redbook magazine. The program was a soap opera centered on newlyweds David and Claudia Naughton. It followed the problems and the successes, big and small, of an average newly-married couple, including the need for thrift, having an overhanded mother-in-law, and all those charming little moments of... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Claudia, Claudia and...
The best Old Time Radio adventures in crime, mystery, espionage and suspense! Relic Radio Thrillers delivers the ticking time bombs, mysterious crime scenes, and the cloak and dagger action that today's armchair adventurer demands! favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: relicradio.com
LibriVox recording of The Story of My Life, by Helen Keller. The Story of My Life is a personal account of Helen Keller’s life, from her early days to those as an adult. It includes how she came to meet her teacher Ann Sullivan, and learnt to communicate using the manual alphabet. It then goes on to chronicle her days as a college student. (Summary by Maria) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, biography, keller Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Archive of flock 244 of the Electric Sheep, see http://electricsheep.org and http://scottdraves.com favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: electricsheep, alife, art, draves, spotworks, evolution, algorithm
LibriVox recording of Bram Stoker's Dracula. Bram Stoker did not invent the vampire story, but he popularized it with his classic 1897 novel. In form Dracula is an epistolary novel, told through a series of journal entries, letters, newspaper articles, and telegrams. It begins with lawyer Jonathan Harker's perilous journey to Castle Dracula in Transylvania, and chronicles the vampire's invasion of England, where he preys upon the lovely Lucy Westenra and Harker's fiancee, Mina. Harker and Mina... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audio, dracula, drama, vampire Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
(82 Episodes) UPDATE 2011-03-14: 14 additional episodes UPDATE 2010-07-13: 19 additional episodes "Five Minute Mysteries" was broadcast on the MBS (Mutual Broadcasting System) from 1947-08-10 thru to 1950-03-27. Listening carefully to every word spoken about these terrific (but brief) mysteries was essential, as each mystery was very well written. It is often difficult to come up with the right answer and it is comparable to the Ellery Queen One Minute Mysteries! OTR * def gp ddh favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Mystery, OTRadio MBS
Sci-Fi Radio was an anthology of magazine short story adaptations, with a pretty good choice of the stories. These were recorded off the radio and vary in quality. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction
Librivox recording of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain. Read by Annie Coleman. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884) by Mark Twain is one of the truly great American novels, beloved by children, adults, and literary critics alike. The book tells the story of "Huck" Finn (first introduced as Tom Sawyer's sidekick in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer), his friend Jim, and their journey down the Mississippi River on a raft. Both are on the run, Huck from his drunk and abusive... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, twain, huckleberry, finn Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
BOX 13 "Adventure wanted -- will go anywhere, do anything -- Box 13." The premise of the program was that Dan Holiday was an author who wrote mystery novels. To get ideas for his novels he placed an advertisement in a newspaper saying "Adventure wanted, will go anywhere, do anything, Box 13." The ads always brought fun adventures of all kinds: from racketeer's victim to psychotic killer looking for fun. Most of the episodes were based on Dan Holiday replying to a letter he... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Box 13, Box Thirteen,...
Librivox recording of Moby Dick, or the Whale, by Herman Melville. Read by Stewart Wills Few things, even in literature, can really be said to be unique -- but Moby Dick is truly unlike anything written before or since. The novel is nominally about the obsessive hunt by the crazed Captain Ahab of the book's eponymous white whale. But interspersed in that story are digressions, paradoxes, philosophical riffs on whaling and life, and a display of techniques so advanced for its time that some have... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 20 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text